According to a recent study, more than two-thirds of daycare centers have TVs available for children to watch, and nearly 60 percent of the centers ignored the American Academy of Pediatrics’ guidelines for television exposure in young kids.
Moreover, a Ohio study concluded that children may be missing our on hands-on-learning that only human interaction can bring. Read the Entire Article
The City of Aspen is forming a new nonprofit Early Childhood Network!
A community party will be held to mark the launch of the new organization at the Bears Loft Restaurant (1826 Grand Avenue) in Glenwood Springs, Jan. 27, 2011 from 4-7 p.m.
The launching event is an opportunity for parents, childcare providers and the community to meet the City of Aspen Early Childhood Network staff and our board of directors, and to find out more about the organization.
For more information about the organization, Click here.